Limb salvage surgery: an advance in surgical technique.

  title={Limb salvage surgery: an advance in surgical technique.},
  author={William McCulloch},
  journal={Canadian operating room nursing journal},
  volume={12 4},
"Surgery is the primary and oldest treatment for malignant musculoskeletal tumors. Until the 1970's amputation was the accepted surgical procedure for patients with malignant tumors of the extremities. Recent advances in adjuvant treatment modalities such as chemotherapy and radiotherapy, bioengineering designs of internal prosthetic devices, radiographic… CONTINUE READING